Discover an unforgettable Vancouver vacation when you stay at Nootka Marine Adventures. This exciting Vancouver coast retreat provides you with the chance to unwind in nature and experience a variety of adventures just minutes away. Leave behind the stress of everyday life and settle into one of Nootka's three resorts along Vancouver Island's West Coast: Moutcha Bay Resort, Nootka Sound Resort, and Newton Cove Resort. Choose from lodge suites, chalets overlooking the ocean, luxury yurts, and RV sites for your stay and enjoy the easy access to all the action right outside your door. Nootka offers a selection of custom packages and adventures just waiting for you. Join a guided fishing trip through the offshore Bajo Reef and salmon highway or along the beautiful waters of the Nootka Sound. If you're not interested in fishing, not to worry--the Nootka Marine Adventures Center offers rentals for sea kayaks, paddle-boards, and pontoons so you can enjoy other activities out on the water!
Nootka Marine Adventures
Secluded in the heart of Queen Elizabeth 11 Wildlands Park, Crooked Lake Wilderness Lodge is a true off-the-grid wilderness destination, ideal for groups of outdoorsmen, fishermen, ecotourists, family and class reunions, bachelor and bachelorette get-togethers, art, photography, writing and those seeking private exclusive escapes. Unspoiled Crooked Lake is a “Bass Fisherman’s Dream” nestled deep within Queen Elizabeth II Wildlands Provincial Park. The QEW Park is a 82,793 acre (33,505 hectare) natural environment class park, just southeast of Muskoka within the City of Kawartha Lakes. It is one of the most diverse and least disturbed natural areas found in Central Ontario. Isolated on a peninsula in Crooked Lake, with only boat and air access, Crooked Lake Wilderness Lodge’s many choices of activities culminate in an outdoor experience unmatched within such a short distance of Toronto. If you aren’t fishing for a trophy Large-mouth Bass, hiking, climbing, canoeing, swimming, or just relaxing on the dock are popular options at Crooked Lake, where exploring the waterfront beauty at your own pace is the only priority. You have to experience it to truly appreciate how exquisitely magical it is!
Crooked Lake Wilderness Lodge
Head to Tigh-Na-Mara Resort, an all-season resort hotel on the east coast of Vancouver Island, British Columbia. All buildings are built of logs and sea or forest views fill each window. The best seawater swimming beach in B.C. is only a short stroll down a sea-front walkway. Tigh-Na-Mara offers log cottages in a forest setting and condominiums with ocean views. All rooms feature a stone fireplace and many of the condos have Jacuzzi tubs. Three different world class restaurants are onsite too! The resort is home to several different spa rooms and offers massages as well for serious relaxation. If you're feeling more active, there are lots of opportunities for different sports too! All together, it's one of the most beautiful and relaxing resorts you'll find anywhere.
April Point is a full service fishing lodge located on Quadra Island, which lies between Vancouver Island and the coast of British Columbia, Canada's western-most province. For 50 years, 175 forested acres and three miles of shoreline have been shared with guests from all over the globe. While fishing is their main activity, they also offer a host of adventures that let you experience this breathtaking natural setting first-hand. Go out on a wildlife tour or catch some incredible shots of killer whales on a whale-watching trip. World-famous salmon fishing is available right onsite; their guides can take you to the best spots to cast your line! A variety of other outdoor activities such as kayaking and canoeing, and hiking and horseback riding are also available for your entertainment. If you're looking for something a little more relaxing, enjoy a quiet sunset cruise around the Discovery Islands. After a long day, unwind with a delicious meal in their dining room, or indulge in a soothing massage at the Spa at April Point. Your spacious cabin or guest-house features plenty of modern amenities to make you feel right at home and is sure to complement your adventurous British Columbia vacation!
April Point Resort & Spa
A stay at Sonora Resort seems like something out of a dream. Explore the mouthwatering menus of executive Chef Lukas Gurtner and a wine cellar filled with the best of B.C. and abroad. Discover Sonora's plentiful indoor and outdoor amenities including a swimming pool, hiking and biking trails, tennis court, putting green, 12-seat movie theater, fly fishing ponds and more. Need to stay connected? Wi-Fi, international phone calls and the use of our business center are complimentary as well. There is even a supply of digital cameras to borrow for wildlife outings, because photo-worthy moments are abound here. Want to access Sonora fishing waters that are teeming with salmon? Or perhaps indulge in the sumptuous spa facilities, guaranteed to kindle pure relaxation and bliss? Whatever your lifestyle or pace, Sonora Resort offers something unique for everyone.
Get away from the hustle of the big city at Bobs Lake Cottages where pristine lake views are commonplace. Wake up to the reflections of longstanding pines on crisp clear water. Beautiful cottages and island properties are available, all with fully equipped kitchens, panoramic views of Bobs Lake, spacious dining areas with floor to ceiling sliding doors, private balconies, and access to boat rentals and docks just outside your door. If you bring up the whole extended family, you can rent neighboring homes, which will provide enough space for up to twenty. Converse late into the evening around the fire pit, or head out to cast your line for trout and small mouth bass. Nestled in the Canadian wilderness, you will find plenty to do while spending quality time with your family!
Bobs Lake Cottages
When it comes to experiencing a magical British Columbia vacation, there's only one place for you: Poets Cove Resort & Spa. This premier destination rests in the Southern Gulf Islands on beautiful Pender Island, a charming coastal retreat that's ideal for both adventure and relaxation. Whether you stay in their arts and crafts styled lodge, their private two or three bedroom cottages, or in one of the beautiful and spacious two or three bedroom villas, you will experience the ultimate in comfort, service and attention to detail. When you're not lounging indoors, you will discover so much to do right outside. Their island location doesn't make it difficult to get around; a short ferry or boat ride takes you into Vancouver, Victoria and even Seattle. The onsite marina has been rated as one of the top ten anchorages in the Western Hemisphere by Motor Boating and Sailing Magazine and features 110 deep water slips for boats up to 100 feet. Spend a day exploring the sparkling ocean waters or dive underneath on a scuba trip. Relax at the beach or head out to visit local art galleries, restaurants, and shops. The nearby Sea Star Estate Vineyard is another popular attraction!
Poets Cove Resort & Spa
Come to the Gulf Islands for an unforgettable resort and spa vacation. Mayne Island Resort and Spa features beautifully decorated waterfront properties from private cottages and villas with all the comforts of home to cozy guest rooms with glass sliding doors and intimate balconies. Cook a meal in your state-of-the-art kitchen, relax in front of the fireplace, or take a moonlit stroll on the beach. When you're ready to explore the local area, you can take an exciting bike ride or try kayaking around the nearby inlets. Splash around in the indoor pool, relax in the hot tub, or make an appointment at the spa. The Bennett Bay Bistro provides delicious casual meals if you don't feel like creating your own, and you are close to great attractions like Lighthouse Park, Historic Miners Bay and much more! Get ready for an unforgettable island adventure!
Mayne Island Resort and Spa
Sunrise Ridge Resort makes Canada feel like the Caribbean! Located on a secluded bluff overlooking the breathtaking Strait of Georgia, Sunrise Ridge Resort is just steps away from miles of Parksville's white beaches, the crystal caves of Horne Lake Caves Park, world-class Vancouver Island fishing, and more! Go kayaking along Craig Bay, or play through one of the nearby golf courses. With custom-designed furnishings and elegant lodge décor, the accommodations at Sunrise Ridge Resort enhance the wilderness feel, with the added luxuries of decks with BBQs, designer carpeting and full kitchens – perfect for a Vancouver Island getaway!
Sunrise Ridge Waterfront Resort